A reminder: we are at a new venue this year!

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Online ticket sales are now closed.

Buy tickets on the gate.

Online ticket sales closed on Thursday night, but you can still buy your tickets when you arrive.


Ticket Prices

Early Bird until 26th July   

Standard/ On gate  
 Adults (16+) £6.50  £8.50  
Children (aged 11-15) £2.50  £3.00  
Children (10 and under) free  free  
Family Ticket (2 adults, 3 children)      £15.50  £20.00  

      Your tickets are valid for EITHER Saturday 31 July OR Sunday 1 August. They will be scanned on entry and cannot be scanned twice.

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Frequently asked questions:


No coaches please


Car parking is free


When does the festival open and close?

Gates open at 10am on both days with last entry at 4.30pm. Trading ceases at 5.00pm.   Please follow festival road signs that will direct you to the festival car parks.  


Can I bring my dog to the festival?

Friendly dogs are welcome at the festival providing they are kept on a lead and are well behaved. Please do not leave your dog in your car for any reason. Should your dog constantly bark or annoy any other festival goers you will be asked to leave. 

Can I pay by credit or debit card at the festival?

We have a good mobile signal at our new venue, but the network might get a bit busy. Bring cash too!

Is camping available?

There is no public camping on site. the nearest camping is at Little Rodmore Camping https://www.littlerodmore.co.uk/ less than 2km away.

Is there disabled parking?

Yes disabled parking is available. 

Are there disabled facilities?

Yes we provide disabled toilet facilities.

Is there a reduced rate for disabled people?

The Great Dorset Chilli Festival does not wish to discriminate against visitors with disabilities therefore the full admission rate will be charged. Contact us for carers' rates.

Can tickets be bought in advance?

Advance tickets are non refundable, unless the event is cancelled. A booking fee will be forfeited.

My tickets haven’t arrived by email

Please check your junk folder to see if the email has been sent there. If not, please email tickets@greatdorsetchillifestival.co.uk with your details.

Contact Details

SureFire Event Management
Blandford Forum

T: 01258 447 040
E: info@greatdorsetchillifestival.co.uk

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